Afghan Ersari Rug - 310 cm - 220 cm

Description
Afghan Ersari Rug - 310 cm - 220 cm
Wool on cotton - Afghanistan - Late 19th century

An impressive antique handmade Afghan Ersari circa 1880. The madder field with three columns of quartered güls enclosed by deep brown gül borders and multiple guard stripes, measuring 310 x 220cm (10' x 7' ). This rare antique Afghan Ersari carpet has an exquisite colour combination. Generally good condition, lovely colours, fine weave, professionally cleaned and washed both ends secured, few local areas of wear commensurate with age and usage,

Lot details
Object
Afghan Ersari Rug
Length
310 cm
Width
220 cm
Material
Wool on cotton
Country of Origin
Afghanistan
Manufacturing period
Late 19th century
Condition
Overall in good condition with traces of ageing and usage
Rug professionally cleaned
Yes
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